Introduction

The batteries in your camera only last a certain amount of time before they die and it is time to replace them. Once this happens, the camera will not be able to turn on until all four of the batteries are replaced. The batteries used in this camera are AA batteries.

  1. Turn the camera so that the flash is facing downward- you are now looking at the bottom of the camera
    • Turn the camera so that the flash is facing downward- you are now looking at the bottom of the camera

    • If the camera lens its pointing towards you, there should be a small lever on the right hand side

    • Take this lever and push it away from your body, while simultaneously pulling upwards

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  2. Once you have pulled up, four batteries will appear underneith
    • Once you have pulled up, four batteries will appear underneith

      • Note how there are two batteries facing upwards (circled in red)

      • and two batteries facing downwards (circled in orange)

      • When the new batteries are placed back in the camera, they should be put back in this same orientation

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    • Take out each of the batteries

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    • When all of the batteries have been removed you should see four places for four new batteries to be inserted

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Nikki Butts

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Hi, I just replaced my Nikon Coolpix L340's batteries with new AAs and have followed all steps correctly but my camera is still saying 'battery exhausted' when I try turning it back on. Any ideas why it's not working?

Thank you!

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